Red Hot Poker

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Red Hot Poker (Kniphofia uvaria) at Point Reyes

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Red Hot Poker (Kniphofia uvaria) at Point Reyes

Also called tritoma, torch lily, or poker plant, it is a genus of flowering plants in the family Asphodelaceae.

This post has been updated with the correct name of the flower.

Linked to Flower of the Day – October 16, 2017